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  • Joiet woman teaches art of homemade greeting cards

    JOLIET – It’s creative expression, personalized greetings, ministry and a way to justify the leftover paper in her scrapbooking closet.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Planit 5 for Oct. 31-Nov. 6

    Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival on HalloweenWHERE: Genesee Theatre, 203 N. Genesee St., WaukeganW ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • New cupcake shop showcases sweet treats

    ST. CHARLES – Those with a sweet tooth will find a variety of tempting treats at Smallcakes: A Cupcakery of St. Charles, which recently opened at 117 ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Adventist Women's Care to host free seminar Nov. 11

    OAK BROOK – Women of all ages from the area are invited to a free seminar discussing treatments for common gynecological conditions in November.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles school jazz band teams with dance group, orchestra

    ST. CHARLES – The Thompson Middle School Jazz Ensemble will be part of an event on Saturday that will offer swing dance lessons and live music.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:47 pm
  • Joliet church hosts "Orphan Sunday" Nov. 2

    JOLIET – The country of Uganda has two-and-a-half million orphans and, according to UNICEF, most will end up in orphanages.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Ski, splash Wisconsin weekends await

    Ski, eat lunch, head to the indoor waterpark.   Or swim first, skip lunch, go snow tubing.   Or send the kids to the waterpark and take a nap.   ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • On alert for Ebola

    Brad Wilton carefully pulled on a light brown hazardous material suit, put on a surgical mask and adjusted a hood. Afterward, Wilton, a firefighter an ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • Teal Pumpkin Project makes Halloween safe for children on modified diets

    PLAINFIELD – Halloween fun can become dangerously scary when one has food allergies or health conditions requiring modified diets.
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 6:30 pm
  • Thinking about a hearing aid?

    If you think you need a hearing aid, or others have suggested it, should you get one? “The first ste ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Support for celiac sufferers

    For 30 years, Sandra Wright suffered with digestive problems and never once found a doctor who could – in her words – “connect the dots and say, ‘Let’ ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • No Excuse Mom-Joliet makes fitness fun and possible

    JOLIET – No Excuse Mom-Joliet means business.Nothing deters the group from its goals of keeping or g ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • Former resident of Joliet low-income housing returns to motivate kids to college

    JOLIET – At 29, Danara Barlow is less concerned about her career and more on launching a nonprofit she jump-started last year with $2,500 from North C ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Enterovirus D68 in decline in Illinois

    An enterovirus that has led to increases in illnesses among children – and is affecting those with asthma most severely – is declining in Illinois, ac ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Worldwide Ski Adventures Abound

    Skiers by nature are adventure seekers, and some are blazing trails outside the traditional resorts in Colorado and the Swiss Alps and heading to Spai ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 1:43 pm
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